Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 804 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Central Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Central Elementary School's student population of 804 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students804 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#291 out of 2085 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
13%
16%
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White
75%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.420.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrancis Howell R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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